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Windmill House

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Hickory, NC
Reviewed 19 September 2014

This was our third stay here in15 years so we must like it! Beautifully furnished in a quiet neighborhood, the rooms are spacious and airy. The full Scottish breakfast is very good but does not vary from morning to morning. It can be a pleasant 30 minute walk along the Waters of Leith pathway but there was construction underway and...

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Santa Rosa, CA
Reviewed 17 August 2014

We have delighted in the company of Michael and Vivian Scott and their lovely property. We have stayed with them on two occasions; once as an entire family and again just the two of us. The Scotts are gracious hosts and the rooms are large and beautifully furnished. We love the walk into downtown Edinburgh along the river path. The...

Thank CGeary
Wiesbaden, Hessen, Germany
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Windmill House is a fabulous B&B, a gem in Endinburgh, short distance from the airport, little far out of town, a green island. Easy bus connections to the city. The Georgian house is simply beautiful, very well equipped. The rooms are luxurious and big, not to be compared with standard B&B rooms. Each room is individually designed, for instance there...

Thank TamaraSunshine
Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2014

My husband and I stayed here over the rugby weekend. It was a lovely house set in a very quiet corner of Edinburgh. I expected to be "wowed" as it was £150 a night for room only, an extra £15 a head for breakfast! Sadly I feel for that money it was just not worth it!! I got up at...

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 9 February 2014 via mobile

This is a great place to stay. Rooms are large and luxurious in quite a stunning house. Most taxi drivers don't know of it. Within easy walking distance to Murrayfield stadium, and a good walk to Royal Mile/Princes Street. Breakfast was good, but not sure it was worth the extra £15 each, but that could have been to do with...

Thank lold
Monroe Township, New Jersey
Reviewed 29 August 2013

The Windmill House is a little far out of town, but all the taxi drivers knew where it was located. Vivien was a gracious hostess and helped with reservations and information about her town. The bedrooms were large with en-suite and the breakfasts were plentiful. We stayed there for our first few nights in Edinburgh, so it was a wonderful...

Thank Suesal
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 17 August 2013

What a grand surprise the Windmill House gave us while on our Scotland adventure - simply BEAUTIFUL! it's a stately manor house - actually built 15 yrs ago - but truly a slice from the grandest of old Britain. Gigantic rooms and baths with fantastic views out to stunning English gardens and very comfy beds. Vivien and Alister are friendly...

Thank Regi B
Reviewed 29 July 2013

This place is absolutely elegant and the hosts are wonderful. The appointments are first-rate. It is really like living in a manor house. The room I slept in was expansive with a lovely green leafy view. My recommendation is that if you have a car, like elegance and want to do some relaxing-- this is the place for you. If...

Thank TomFordLady
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 18 September 2012

I stayed at Windmill House a long time ago but couldn't resist writing a review when I came upon this at Trip Advisor. The B&B is located a bus ride away from the city centre but that's worth staying here for. In any case the walk from the main street is very pretty. The B&B has enormous rooms with beautiful...

Thank miraNewDelhi_India
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2012

My second visit to Windmill House was as fabulous as the first. It continues to offer the same high standards of comfort, cleanliness, excellent breakfast and warm, friendly hosts. The double aspect windows to the bedrooms make the already large rooms feel even more spacious. The river walk to Dean Village is very pretty. A short bus/taxi ride from the...

Thank Ann M

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Windmill House

Address: Coltbridge Gardens, Edinburgh EH12 6AQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Murrayfield
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Windmill House Hotel Edinburgh
Windmill House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“Ask for the room upstairs on the front side-beautiful private room.”
stems22, 19 Sep 2014 | Read review
“the Blue Room was spectacular”
TomFordLady, 29 Jul 2013 | Read review
“The Blue Room has the best views.”
I8483XVannm, 24 Aug 2012 | Read review
“The blue room is fabulous.”
I8483XVannm, 23 Aug 2011 | Read review
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